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Solar Lights Up Spor...
You’ve probably seen outdoor solar lighting around your neighborhood, lining front walks like mini....
Failing to Prepare =...
All around the world, offshore wind development is on the rise. With more wind farms being developed....
The Challenge of Ele...
We live in a world vastly different from even a few years ago. Homeowners and commercial business op....
Don’t Dig There - ...
The world needs renewable energy now more than ever. Fortunately, renewables are here to stay, but i....

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Failing to Prepare = Preparing to Fail: The must-have checklist when setting up Lidar for offshore wind measurement 
All around the world, offshore wind development is on the rise. With more wind farms being developed both in near-shore environments and deeper waters farther from coastlines, offshore wind is expected to constitute more than 20 percent of total wind....
The Right Plan Can Be the Difference Between Life and Death
Quick decisions can often mean life or death in remote locations like wind power farms, both on land and offshore. Having protocols, trained staff, and on-site medical support can help mitigate critical situations such as heart attacks or major traum....
Offshore Success Relies on Strategic Maintenance
When it comes to wind turbine maintenance, owners’ goals can generally be summarized as follows: predict faults early to reduce unplanned downtime, increase overall profitability, and extend the lifecycle of the turbine. Fault prediction, the most ....
Deutsche WindGuard’s new ZX Complex Flow Solver (ZX CFS) is the result of a joint development with ZephyScience, supported by lidar OEM ZX....
SABIC introduced LNP COLORCOMP WQ117945 compound, a material based on nanotechnology that facilitates efficient production of polyethylene t....
FallTech announces a new level of fit and function, with their full body harness, FT-One. The FT-One was designed for total comfort by ....
Natural Power has launched DARC (Detection and Active Response Curtailment), a bat smart curtailment technology to simultaneously reduce bat....

Solar Racking in Extreme Weather Conditions
Just like any other structure, racking systems for solar modules need to withstand wind, snow and seismic actions imposed by nature. Research over the past 10 years along with the state-of-the-art building codes and wind loading standards ASCE 7-16 a....
Solar Lights Up Sports 
You’ve probably seen outdoor solar lighting around your neighborhood, lining front walks like miniature runways, providing a decorative touch to nighttime landscapes. But what about on a larger scale? Surely those low-powered displays couldn’t li....
Lightning vs. Solar - Risk detection, protection, and mitigation of utility-scale solar lightning surge events 
Utility-scale solar project site locations are chosen for many factors, including solar resources, available land area, topography, electric grid capacity, and financial incentives. Weather usually does not play a significant role in this selection p....
Littelfuse, Inc. has expanded its SPXV series solar string fuses to include 35A to 60A models. Designed to integrate into an LFXV15 fuse blo....
Engineering services company Solar Support, has rolled out a diagnostic equipment maintenance program that uses analytics to assess the heal....
Solar Wakeup and EnergeiaWorks have launched a collaboration to offer solar professionals enhanced access to exclusive solar career opportun....
RatedPower has launched its new interface equipped with financial automation. RatedPower is a collaborative and cloud based software committ....

Energy Storage

How Open Standards Can Fill the EV Charging Station Gap
A vast gap exists in the United States between the supply of EV charging stations and driver demand for them. The gap widens each day as more affordable EV models designed for mainstream drivers continue to arrive from a growing list of car manufactu....
Three Predictions for the Energy Storage Industry in 2021
2020 has been a challenging year for everyone, and the energy industry has not been spared. The COVID-19 pandemic and resulting economic crisis have created several challenges specific to the clean energy sector, leading many to question whether or n....
Solar Battery or Generator? Keeping the lights on during power outages
Severe weather incidents are on the rise. From hurricanes and tornadoes, to severe thunderstorms and winter storms, New England homeowners are well-versed in the hours-long to days-long power outages that frequently accompany these storms. In light o....
LF Energy’s latest project, openLEADR creates an open source implementation of OpenADR, the open standard for exchanging demand response i....
EV Connect and EVOCHARGE have released the LADWP Bundle, an EV charging solution designed specifically for customers of the Los Angeles Depa....
Iron Edison’s 5th generation Lithium Iron Phosphate battery, the RE-Volt Lithium Iron chemistry, is a solution for new solar projects....
ENACT SYSTEMS announced new capabilities with the ENACT ENGAGE offering for Asset management of Storage and Solar projects. Leveraging cloud....

Energy Efficiency

The Challenge of Electrifying the Modern Home
We live in a world vastly different from even a few years ago. Homeowners and commercial business operators are increasingly concerned about climate change, grid reliability problems, 1,000-year storms every year, record numbers of damaging hurricane....
Don’t Dig There - Cutting down on line strikes (and related accidents) in renewable energy development and construction
The world needs renewable energy now more than ever. Fortunately, renewables are here to stay, but ironically, in the pursuit of clean energy, developers run the risk of damaging existing underground power infrastructure. The risk is real, and the po....
Transportable Electrons Can Jump-Start Renewable Energy Development in Emerging Markets
The world is waking up to the fact that the climate is changing – and unless there is a significant reduction in carbon emissions, our planet will become uninhabitable for human life. While cutting back on fossil fuels helps, key steps are also bei....
Schneider Electric Solar announced InsightHome and InsightFacility, their newest additions to the Insight Energy Management ecosystem. Both ....
GridBeyond has released a free online tool for use within the commercial and industrial industry, the Energy Opportunity Calculator. The too....
Hitachi ABB Power Grids has launched the TXpert Ecosystem for digitalization of transformers. The ecosystem is designed to drive data-d....
Mersen’s IsoMAXX Vacuum Brazed Cold Plates is a cooling solution for latest generation PrimePACK IGBTs. IsoMAXX represents a super compact....